Category: Reviews

Sep 07 2016

Chanel Rouge Allure Velvet Rouge Feu Review & Swatches

Chanel Rouge Allure Velvet Rouge Feu Review Swatches

  Before we get started, just want to mentioned that you’ll notice quite a few lipstick reviews on the Blog this month. Not sure what happened…I went on a sort of lipstick binge. It’s my birthday month as well so I’ve treated myself to a few wish list items and most of them happened to …

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Sep 05 2016

Giveaway: NARS Dual Intensity Cheek Palette (CLOSED)

NARS Dual Intensity Cheek Palette Giveaway

  It’s giveaway time beauties! I’ve decided that for every month until the end of the year, I’ll be doing a giveaway either here Beauty Isles or my other blog, My Mommmy Years. Each month I’ll ask you guys on Twitter to vote (between two or three choices) on what prize you’d like to see …

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Aug 30 2016

NARS Hardwired Eyeshadows | Pygar and Parallax

NARS Hardwired Eyeshadows Reviews, Photos, Swatches Fall 2016

  The NARS Hardwired Eyeshadows are a limited edition collection of six metallic shades, sold as singles, that NARS has released for Fall 2016. Besides the dual intensity eyeshadow palette (reviewed here), I don’t own any of the NARS eyeshadow singles or duos. Which is partially why I was surprised at how drawn I was …

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Aug 24 2016

New NARS Audacious Lipsticks Fall 2016 | Apoline, Kate & Mona

Review Swatches Nars Audacious Lipsticks Fall 2016 Apoline Kate Mona

  The NARS Audacious lipsticks are beautiful. They have an amazing formula and I’m surprised I don’t own more of them. Last year I’d purchased and reviewed my first two (Vanessa and Dominique), both of which I adore. But, one of the perils of being a makeup junkie and beauty blogger is that you always …

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Aug 13 2016

Battle of the Pore Blurring and Mattifying Sticks | Caolion, Estee Edit, Nudestick

Review of Pore Blurring and Mattifying Sticks

  Even in my 30’s, oily skin, which accentuates my not so small pores, continues to plague me. Add to that the Summer heat and humidity and things can become a hot mess real fast. I’m always up for trying something that will help control the situation. Enter some conveniently packaged (and hopefully effective) pore …

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